Academic Credit

Up to 6 credits can be obtained in the ICGeo program from the following courses:

Atlantic Ocean and Mid-Atlantic Coast (GEOL 2500, 3 credits)

Atlantic Ocean and Mid-Atlantic Coast Lab (GEOL 2501, 1 credit)

Directed Studies in Geology (GEOL 5500, 2 credits) or other potentially another discipline with departmental permission.  The student must perform focused research on a topic of their choosing and submit a detail research paper. This work must be completed after the study abroad portion of the program, and students may reside on the Outer Banks and work at the UNC CSI or complete this at home or elsewhere.